06 Feb

Please check out today’s bulletin here.  Thank you.


Pupils are reminded that they are not allowed off school grounds at Break time.

Mrs Pupillo


S1 Netball – Training in the old games hall afterschool tomorrow 07/02/18    3.45pm – 4.45pm.

Miss Hardie


S2 Netball – Scottish Cup Match – Please come down and support the S2 team who are competing for a place in the quarterfinals of the Scottish Cup – Gold level. The game will be a 4pm kick off in the new games hall on Wednesday 07/02/18. All support is very much appreciated.

Miss Hardie


Pupils aged 13+ – Tennis Leaders Course – A Tennis Leaders course will take place on Wednesday 11th April at NICC from 10am – 1pm. This course is open to pupils aged 13+ and is free as part of the School Sport Coaching Project. If you would like to do this course please see Miss Cook or Mr McDougall in PE.

Miss Cook


Pupils aged 12+ – Active Schools are running a Dance Leaders Course on Tuesday 3rd – Friday 6th April, 9-5pm. This course is worth 5 SCQF Credits and would set you up well for leading a dance club in local primary schools. If you would like to do this course please see Miss Cook or Mr McDougall in PE.

Mr P McDougall


All S5 pupils – Corpus Christi College Christopher Marlowe Essay Prize for English 2018

The English Department is promoting a new competition which involves writing a 1500 – 2500 word essay answering one of the following questions:

  • Discuss the importance of space and place in any of Shakespeare’s plays and poems.
  • Discuss one of the following in any literary work or works of your choice:
  1. Visual culture
  2. Sexuality
  3. Travel
  4. Furniture
  5. Animals
  6. Punctuation
  7. Ecology
  • Is the study of literary works a social good?


The top prize is £300 and an invite to attend a prize winners’ lunch at Corpus College in Cambridge. If interested see Miss Hynd in room 4.4.

Miss Hynd